Free Lyme Disease Patient Seminar and Health Fair May 3, 2011 In Danbury, Ct

Tuesday Evening May 3 at West Conn Westside Student Center – 6 to 9 pm

The Impact of Lyme Disease: Body and Mind

Patients seeking support in their recovery from Lyme and other tickborne diseases will want to attend the free seminar and health fair event The Impact of Lyme Disease: Body and Mind scheduled for Tuesday evening May 3 at Western Connecticut State University Westside Student Center, 6 – 9 pm. Speakers include Dr. Robert Bransfield, president of the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society (ILADS), Pat Smith, president of the Lyme Disease Association (LDA) and Denise Lang- Grant, LPC, author of the bestselling book “Coping with Lyme Disease: A Practical Guide to Dealing with Diagnosis and Treatment.” The health fair, which opens an hour prior to the seminar, features practitioners, products and services specifically related to tickborne diseases. Health fair doors open at 6 pm with speakers starting at 7.

For additional information contact Karen Gaudian at The event is sponsored by the Ridgefield Lyme Disease Task Force in recognition of Lyme Awareness Month.

The West Conn Westside Student Center is located at 43 Lake Avenue Extension, Danbury, CT 06810. Driving directions to the Westside location and a map are available at:

May is Lyme Awareness Month.

Feel free to contact Claire Bishop at who is volunteering for the Ridgefield Lyme disease Task Force and is helping to get the word out about the forthcoming May Health fair to fellow Lyme sufferers.